Hurricane Odile has rapidly strengthened into a Category 4 storm, the National Hurricane Center said Sunday. Odile was located about 310 miles south-southeast of the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California, with maximum sustained winds of 135 mph. Hurricane warnings are in effect for the southern part of Baja California, from Puerto San Andresito to La Paz. The Hurricane Center’s public advisory said preparations to protect life and property in the area should be “rushed to completion.” CNN